New Castle News

July 29, 2009

Cioffi pulls out of city council contest


A candidate for New Castle City Council is dropping out of the fall race.

Larry Cioffi, the top vote-getter among Democrats in the May primary for council, said he is withdrawing his name from contention.

The Lawrence County Democratic Committee must select a replacement for Cioffi.

Reporter Nancy Lowry will have more details in Thursday’s edition of the New Castle News.